|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
Casa da Oliveira is a spacious 3 bedroom villa located in the heart of Portugal in the small village of Avecasta. The historic city of Tomar is located about 15 km away. Lisbon airport is a 90 minute drive and Porto airport about 2 hrs.
The 3 bedrooms each sleep 2 persons, however we have an extra bed plus 2 "Z" beds and a baby cot all available at no extra cost. The master bedroom has an en-suite and the family bathroom is very large. Both have showers and the family bathroom also has a bath.
The lounge is very large, is equipped with a 42" TV. There is also fibre optic broadband and Wi-fi. There is a free Pub size pool table for guests to use, this is now located in the swimming pool area.
The kitchen is fully equipped with electric oven, gas hob, fridge freezer, microwave and dishwasher. An automatic washing machine is available in the utility room.
Outside is a swimming pool, pool house and BBQ with a fenced garden.
In the village is a local shop and cafe/bar (500m) open 7 days a week. Slightly further afield are restaurants, large supermarkets, ruins, caves and 2 water parks. Fresh bread is delivered 6 days a week to the front of the villa, Sundays it can be ordered from the local shop.
All linen, towels and pool towels are provided and included in the price.
The owners live on site but ensure complete privacy. We will require a 25% deposit with your booking with the balance payable 28 days prior to your arrival.
Andy & Ann have lived in Portugal since retiring (early) in 2007. When in the UK we lived in both Hampshire and Oxfordshire. We are enjoying a relatively quiet life here in Central Portugal.
Andy & Ann Morrant purchased this villa in 2007
Our Villa is located in the rural village of Avecasta, the local area is very beautiful and ideal for walking. The locals are very friendly and always happy to help you.
The Villa is very spacious and benefits from having a private pool, BBQ and a fenced garden.
A great place to take a family break, literally away from it all. Our daughter (9) took some horse riding lessons while our son (7) went wild in the pool. The pool house is the place to be with a BBQ, pool-table, music and all you need to relax surrounded by the Portuguese landscape. The house is very spacious and Andy and An do a great job at making sure everything is OK without interfering with your daily life. The City of Tomar is a great place to visit and although it was not my first trip to Portugal I was amazed at the kindness of the Portuguese people. We did a couple of day-trips to Peniche, Obidos and other smaller towns in the area and we never had to deal with flocks of tourists. I think it was the perfect place for us this year considering our desire to get away and the young age and interest of our children. Obviously not the place for clubbing and night-owls.
Visited Windmill Riding Centre with friends for a short horse-riding break in the sun. Comfy, clean accommodation, good food and plenty of wine! The owners of the property go out of their way to make you feel welcome yet allow you privacy when you want it. The surrounding area is beautiful and very authentic. A great combination of horse-riding and relaxing by the pool. Enjoyed four days of horse-riding on responsive but sensible horses. James will tailor the holiday around what you want, from longer picnic rides in fantastic countryside to lessons. Would highly recommend.
If you want peace and quiet this is the right place. Ann and Andy are the kind owners of this great house and they do anything to make you feel confortable... The villa just do the rest. ;)
It's the right place to destress...
The sun, the pool, the pool table, the huge and cozy rooms of this property give me and my family a top holidays... Just what we need.
If you have a great family, this is a great house to enjoy.
Once again Ann and Andy: cheers! :)
Très belle location spacieuse et fonctionnelle. Les propriétaires sont charmants et attentionnés. La maison est située dans un endroit rural de la région de tomar donc assez isolée. Le seul problème rencontré ; les aboiements d'un chien errant continuelles surtout la nuit. Nous en avons fait part au propriétaire qui en avait conscience et le problème devait être réglé après notre départ. Donc a vérifier.
rare rare rare... un lieu apaisant, une maison entretenue, fonctionnelle, où il fait bon vivre !! un accueil plus que chaleureux;; si je vous dis qu'on a sauté de joie en entrant dans la maison !! Ann & Andy sont disponibles, à L'écoute, et chaleureux : ça change !! on redécouvre les termes accueil et gentillesse. le dépaysement est total ... en deux mots : vraies vacances !! un grand merci à cette belle famille : Ann, Andy et James.. je me permets d'ajouter Abbygaël !! si vous n'y aller pas, nous y retournerons sans hésiter!!! Guylaine
Que dire.. rare rare rare... nous avons été bluffé par le lieu et l'accueil... un grand merci à Ann et Andy.. a James et abbygael... une superbe rencontre qui nous fait dire que oui le bonheur est à portée de mains et oui la GENTILLESSE avec un grand G existe... Les meilleures vacances depuis bien longtemps.... la maison est magnifique, fonctionnelle, à la hauteur de ce qui était annoncé et même plus.... merci merci merci.... ferd et guylaine
Walking in the local area is very good the terrain is very beautiful, there are also 2 water parks within about a 30 minute drive both great for children.
The Pope will be visiting Portugal in 2017, specifically Fatima on the 13th May 2017. Fatima is just a 45 minute drive from our villa and is ideally situated to visit Fatima and other surrounding Tourist attractions.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$60|